The Builders Group (TBG) has created a state-of-the-art classroom and hands-on demonstration training center, located at the our headquarters in Eagan, Minnesota. Here, our members can conduct customized safety training and education programs designed to help increase employee safety awareness and hazard recognition.
TBG Loss Control will help you tailor these training sessions to add to the effectiveness of your existing training by focusing on your company’s specific operational and company needs. We focus on practical and hands-on training, and our training center enables us to take our sessions from the classroom setting to a field simulation in a moment’s time. We also have a large selection of safety equipment and products available for trainees to view and evaluate for practicality.
Some of our training sessions are offered exclusively at the TBG classroom, but many of them can also be on site at your office, shop, job site, or other specializes location. Please view our calendar of upcoming safety seminars.
Two-part supervisor training: TRANSITIONING FROM “BUDDY TO BOSS” Session 1 of 2
February 14 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pmFree – $200.00
This is a two-part supervisor training course – attendance is required for both sessions. Thanks to the TBG Safety Service Association, these training courses are free to attend. However, if both sessions are not attended by the registrant, a $50 fee will be charged.
To register, please sign-up through the ticket process below. Up to 10 non-TBG Members are welcome to attend the course. Tickets for non-Members are $200. Any questions on registration can be directed to Emily at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This Leadership Series will focus on the challenges supervisors face in construction related industries, and is designed to help you become a more effective leader. Regardless if you are new to the supervisor position, have overseen employees for decades, manage one employee or many dozens; participants will gain valuable knowledge and takeaway key action items surrounding the following topics.
Session 1: Tuesday, Feb. 14, 8 a.m. to noon at TBG (2919 Eagandale Blvd, Eagan, MN 55121)
We are excited to partner with Tom Esch from Esch Consulting (eschconsulting.com) for Session 1. Tom has successfully trained thousands of construction workers about the art of effective communication and leadership skills leading to greatly improved overall company culture. Tom’s presentations are as entertaining as they are informative thanks to his exceptional experience, knowledge and expertise on the subject matter at hand.
Being accountable, holding others accountable
1. The “reptilian brain” and how it affects safety and judgment
2. The benefits of the three-way communication process
3. Uncomfortable conversation training: accountability requires it
4. Rank, power, and safety
5. Situational & relational intelligence for people who don’t say much about feelings
6. Mental health in the workplace
Session 2: Wednesday, March 15, 8 a.m. to noon at TBG
1. Learn to identify your leadership style.
2. Understand the leadership styles of others.
3. Utilize other leadership styles when communicating with coworkers for maximum effectiveness.
4. Go from buddy to boss.
5. Building your team.
6. Incorporating safety.
7. Communication styles.
8. Case Studies (FSL Scenarios).